|1949 Ident: ''NBC Presents''|
A 1949 "opening logo" for NBC Television Network. You can actually view several 1949 programs on the classic TV section...
Keywords: 1949; Ident; Idents; Logo; Logos; NBC; National Broadcasting Company
|1969 NBC Television Network ''Promo Special''|
An 1969 TV special designed to make viewers excited for the 1969-1970 NBC Television Network schedule. Shows promoted include: "My World.. And Welcome To It", "The Debbie Reynolds Show", "Then Came Bronson", "Bracken's World", "The Andy Williams Show", "The Bill Cosby Show" and "The Bold Ones". Most of these shows obviously cannot be uploaded, so this promo is the next best thing.
Keywords: NBC; Classic TV; Television; 1960s; 1960's; 60s 60's; Sixties; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Masterpoxen
Downloads: 3,930 (6 reviews)
|1950's Pop Culture: ''Howdy Doody'' - April 6, 1951|
An episode of the masterpoxen 1950's Children's TV show "Howdy Doody", originally aired April 6, 1951. In this episode, the gang searches for an Oil Well. This episode also features original commercials and Network ID, plus lots of comedy, puppets and the "Howdy Doody Old Time Movie". Not bad, though clearly a light childrens show.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 1950's; 50s; 50's; Fifties; Howdy Doody; NBC; National Broadcasting Company; NBC Television Network; Commercials; Advertising; Classic Television
Downloads: 7,946 (2 reviews)
|Classic TV: 1975 NBC ''Fall Line-Up'' Promo Special|
A 1975 NBC-TV Special designed to promote it's fall 1975 line-up. NBC was losing ratings at this point, and few (if any) of the "debuting this season" shows promoted became major hits. Since the shows in question obviously cannot be uploaded here, this fall preview is the next best thing.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1975; 70s; 70's; 1970s; 1970's; Seventies; NBC; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Retro; Vintage; TV; Television; Promo; Promos; Flop; Flops
|''Sunday Showcase'' - Jimmy Durante Special (NBC, 1959)|
An 1959 episode of the TV series "Sunday Showcase", which consisted of TV specials. This episode features Jimmy Durante, with special guests Jane Powell, Ray Bolger, Eddie Hodges and Jimmie Rodgers. This special aired on NBC during 1959 in colour, but only a black and white kinescope survives of the telecast.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Music; Musical; Jimmy Durante; 50s; 1950s; 50's; 1950's; Fifties; Broadway; NBC; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; NBC-TV; Masterpoxen
Downloads: 4,983 (4 reviews)
|Classic Educational Television: ''Mr. Wizard'' - Legs and Speed of Animals|
An episode of the classic educational NBC Television Network series "Mr. Wizard". This episode deals with the legs of animals, and also discusses a bit about the speed of various animals. This episode appears to be from the 1960's. It is presented here for historical and entertainment value.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Education; Educational; Science; Teacher; Teacher; Entertainment; Animal; Animals; Insect; Insects; Bug; Bugs; Retro; Vintage; NBC Television Network; NBC; National Broadcasting Company
Downloads: 2,306 (3 reviews)
|Rare Historic Footage: ''Howdy Doody'' - 3 November 1952|
In this rare historic footage from the 3rd of November, 1952, we see rare insight into early children's television, in this case NBC's "Howdy Doody". Highlights include: Clarabell the Clown causing mischief; Several male and female children being asked what they'd do if they were elected President of the USA; Two commercials for 5th Avenue candy bars; and the ever-popular NBC-TV ID.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Kinescope; Kinescopes; Election; Politics; United States; Presidential Campaign; Early TV; Early Television; 1952; 50s; 50's; 1950s; 1950's; Fifties; NBC; National Broadcasting Company; Masterpiece; Masterpoxen; Quality TV; Brilliant; Genius; Intelligent; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Retro; Old Time Television; Clown
Downloads: 3,741 (3 reviews)
|1950s NBC Promo - Friday Evening|
"Truth or Consequences", "M-Sqaud" and "The Thin Man" are promoted in this 1950s-era spot aired over NBC to promote their friday evening schedule. Very low budget, but it IS from a daytime show that can also be downloaded here called "Treasure Hunt".
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; 1950's; 50's; Fifties; NBC; National Broadcasting Company; NBC Television Network; The Thin Man; MGM Television; Kinescope
|1957 NBC-TV Promo for their Saturday Prime-Time Line-Up|
A promo for NBC's Saturday Prime-Time line-up, circa sometime in 1957. The promo promotes the following shows: "The Perry Como Show", "The George Gobel Show" and a one-off TV special called "Five Stars for Springtime". These may have been live, which I presume is why it uses promotional stills to promote the shows.
Keywords: 1957; TV; Television; 1950s; 50s; 1950's; 50's; Fifties; NBC; National Broadcasting Company; NBC-TV; Retro; Classic TV; Television; Old; Prime Time
|Various 50's & 60's TV Network IDs|
Various TV Network IDs from the 50's and 60's, Hopefully public domain. Includes NBC, CBS, ABC and DuMont.
Keywords: Classic TV; 50's, 60's, 1950's, 1960's, Fifties, Sixties, CBS, NBC, ABC, DuMont, Columbia Broadcasting System, National Broadcasting Company, CBS-TV; NBC-TV; ABC-TV; DMT; Logo; Logos; Ident; Idents; Bumper; Bumpers; ID; IDs
Downloads: 5,944 (2 reviews)
|Classic Educational Television: ''Mr. Wizard'' - Episode on ''Electricity''|
An episode of the popular classic educational series "Mr. Wizard" in this case about electricity. Far more entertaining than "Flavor of Love". Nice Retro TV! This show was aimed at children.
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Education; Educational; Teaching; Teacher; Science; Electric; Electricity; Demonstation; Don Herbert; Learn; Learning; NBC; NBC Television Network; National Broadcasting Company; Masterpoxen; Better Than Family Guy; Public Domain TV; Public Domain Television
Downloads: 7,040 (6 reviews)
|Excerpts from 'The Magic Clown' (1950's)|
Excerpts from "The Magic Clown", a TV series which created for the purpose of being a giant plug for the sponsor. These excerpts are among the few remaining examples of this program. This compilation of clips actually lasts longer than the original episodes themselves. No, I don't have the complete episodes these come from.
Keywords: Classic TV; 50's; 50s; 1950's; 1950s; Fifties; The Magic Clown; NBC-TV; NBC; National Broadcasting Company; Bonomo the Clown; TV; Television; Infomercial; Infomercials; Advertising; Advertisment; Kinescope; Kinescopes; Retro; Old; Critically Panned; 16mm Film; 16mm Print; Films; Prints
Downloads: 2,357 (2 reviews)